With our Sustainability Policies and Strategy we are committed to continually reducing our environmental impact and using resources in an environmentally sustainable and responsible way.
We recognise our role in leading carbon reduction – both through the management of our University and through our education, research and our wider role within society.
Please email or call us if you have further questions that have not been answered after viewing our policies.
Sustainability Officer: Zanda Pipira
Phone: +44(0)20 7133 3307
Strategies and Policies
Carbon Management Plan
Carbon Management Plan which sets out how we are going to achieve a 50% reduction on our carbon emissions from a 2009 baseline by 2020.
Environmental Sustainability Strategy
Document sets out a number of challenging targets in key areas to ensure London Metropolitan University becomes a much more environmentally sustainable organisation.
Environmental Sustainability Policy
The University has committed to reduce its environmental impact in our Strategic Plan. The Environmental Sustainability Policy describes the areas the University is targeting.
Environmental Sustainability Programme Board
ESPB oversees and manages the process of developing and implementing the University's Environmental Management System and Carbon Management Plan.
Environmental Sustainability Management Team
ESMT is formed of representatives from across the University to share and implement sustainability ideas and act as a Fairtrade Steering Group.
Space Temperature Policy
The University has developed a Space Temperature Policy which sets out the temperatures we heat our buildings to, the reasons why and relevant legislation.
Travel and Expenses Policy
The Travel and Expenses Policy includes guidance on travel, subsistence, entertainment and hospitality, gifts and other expenses claims.
Drinking Water Policy
The University is committed to increasing the amount of drinking water we provide and is phasing out the use of bottled water.
Fair Trade Policy
London Metropolitan University and Students’ Union commits to be a Fairtrade University.
Sustainable and Ethical Food Policy
Our Sustainable and Ethical Food Policy sets out the University's intention to minimise the impact of its catering operations on the environment and to promote sustainable practices.
Sustainable and Ethical Food Policy SMART Targets
Our Sustainable and Ethical Food Policy SMART Targets monitor our progress against our policy's commitment to minimise the impact of catering operations on the environment.
Ethical Investment Policy
The University is committed to ethical investment. This policy describes the steps the University is taking to ensure that our investments are ethical.
Sustainable Construction and Refurbishment Policy
The aim of this policy is to reduce the environmental impact of our construction and refurbishment projects.
London Met is committed to the principles of environmental protection and sustainable development with the aim of reducing our environmental impact.
Biodiversity Action Plan
The University's Biodiversity Action Plan ensures that we identify, maintain and enhance biodiversity across our campuses.